What is the cost of doing both of these services, the 120000 scheduled maintenance and replacing the water pump at the same time?
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2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser Question: Cost of 120000 maintenance and water pump replacement
Answer #1DaveJHM December 21, 2010, 01:44Master
Some of the information you seek is available on the Estimator tool. Click on that link.
Answer #2patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, December 21, 2010, 01:58Master
The water pump is driven by the timing belt, my labor guide says to replace the water pump alone is a seven hour job, timing belt replacement is 6.5 hours work on the non turbo engine. If the air conditioning needs to evacuated, cam or crankshaft seals need to be replaced additional labor costs will apply. Looking at the suggested manufacturer service requirements they say replace spark plugs, plug wires, oil and filter and a major inspection of the vehicle. Timing belt was required to be changed at 102,000 miles under normal operating conditions.